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North Shore Expeditions -Day Kayaking Tours - CLOSED

10 South 1st Ave. West, Grand Marais, MN 55604-0149
+1 218-370-8351
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Closed-100% out of business

Website says that they are closed. It says they enjoyed the times but they are moving on. We hope... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2015
Marysville, Ohio
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Fabulous Water Experience

A group of 3 of us joined a half-day tour through Stone Harbor Wilderness Supply. We ranged in... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2015
Minneapolis/St. Paul
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24 Aug 2015
“Closed-100% out of business ”
26 Jul 2015
“Fabulous Water Experience”
10 South 1st Ave. West, Grand Marais, MN 55604-0149
+1 218-370-8351
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Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Website says that they are closed. It says they enjoyed the times but they are moving on. We hope to find someone else in the area who offers something similar. Sad.More

4  Thank AmericanExplorer8500
bryanhansel, Owner at North Shore Expeditions -Day Kayaking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2016

Yes, we closed in 2015. It was a great run, but the business was too time consuming and we all had other goals. The owner decided to concentrate on his other biz. And our guides had to prepare to spend a year in the Boundary...More

Reviewed 26 July 2015

A group of 3 of us joined a half-day tour through Stone Harbor Wilderness Supply. We ranged in experience from serious outdoors woman with a great deal of kayaking experience to absolutely none. Nora, our guide, was thorough with all of us, encouraging those who...More

1  Thank Travelswell1116
Reviewed 16 September 2014

It was a foggy morning on Grand Marais Harbor and we'd signed up for the 1/2 day Grand Marais Kayaking trip. It was just the two us us plus Bryan. It looked like it was about to clear up as we put on all of...More

1  Thank brattykid
Reviewed 30 July 2014 via mobile

Bryan thanks for your great kayaking instruction! We have great family vacation memories from our kayaking trip on the North Shore! The safety tips and wet suits you suited our group with helped us prepare to get on Superior and gave us the emergency preparation...More

1  Thank Mary C
Reviewed 11 June 2014

We had a great time kayaking in the frigid waters of Lake Superior. Our guide Bryan outfitted us to ensure we stayed toasty warm, instructed us to ensure a safe and enjoyable trip (remember rudders help with steering) and shared some terrific stories about his...More

2  Thank Karen S
Reviewed 30 May 2014

I would like to thank Bryan at North Shore Expeditions for the fabulous kayak trip on Lake Superior that he guided this Memorial Day weekend. We had 4 couples (mid-50s) in the group and none of us had ever kayaked before. There was more than...More

2  Thank Scott C
Reviewed 6 August 2013

We can not speak highly enough of North Shore Expeditions and our experience Kayaking with them on Lake Superior. Our guide was personal, professional, thorough and knowledgeable. He prepared us well and then connected with each of us while kayaking. We had a large group...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Brian's safety measures help to calm a mom on a windy day! He is a great guide and a wonderful instructor for all ages and abilities! Missy Woodbury, MN

Thank melissa_shaw1
Reviewed 27 July 2013

My wife and I joined Bryan for a 6-hour kayak class on an inland lake. We covered equipment, first aid, packing, numerous different strokes, edging, rescue and recovery maneuvers. Bryan is an excellent instructor. We both recommend him highly.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 17 July 2013

We had a great time on our 6-hour kayak trip on Lake Superior. The weather was not kind - cold temps, drizzle, fog and wind which created high seas but we still had a fabulous time!! Bryan, our guide, was very professional and fun. He...More

Thank Stacy W
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